Individual short-term counseling to victims, their family members, and significant others to help them identify and work through thoughts and feelings surrounding their victimization.
Support groups and group counseling where victims and survivors can feel safe and share their personal experiences, while learning skills to deal with issues related to their victimization.
Mobile school counseling services in area schools for children who do not have transportation options available to them to meet in one of NOVA’s offices.
Victim advocacy services for victims as they move through the criminal justice system including accompaniment by a Victim Advocate to police and district attorney interviews, assistance in preparing a victim impact statement, and on-going support throughout the entire criminal justice process.
Accompaniment and emotional support at a sexual assault exam performed by a trained Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner.
Prevention education programs for children and youth designed to promote critical thinking skills, respectful interpersonal boundaries, and heathy relationships.
Personal safety programs for children and adults with developmental disabilities.